When you receive your offer letter, you need to accept your offer! Your deadline will be stated in your offer letter. You may be required to pay a non-refundable deposit. This will be deducted from your fee obligations. You can also log in to the Incoming Student Portal (log-in is via your SIS web account) and get to know the range of student supports and services available to you.
Welcome to University College Dublin - Ireland's global university and one of Europe's leading research-intensive universities. As an international graduate student at UCD, you will begin on a path of intellectual stimulation. You will acquire new knowledge and skills, enabling you to become highly-qualified in your chosen discipline. Studying at UCD can be a life-changing experience, both personally and professionally, and one that will prepare you for a rewarding career.
Visit our UCD Global Alumni page to hear from UCD alumni who have recently graduated and are enjoying career success all over the world!
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We are excited for you to begin your graduate studies at UCD!
Your Offer Holder Timeline
Upon receiving your offer
Book your accommodation
Check your emails for notification of when and how to book.
Pay your fees
You can check your payment date obligations on the UCD fees website. Remember, if you require a visa to study in Ireland, you must pay the greater of €6,000 or half your tuition fee prior to submitting your visa application.
Apply for your visa
Follow the guidelines on our visas page.
Between May and August
Attend a virtual or in-person pre-departure session with one of our teams. Check your emails and the UCD Global social media accounts for notifications.
Registration for the majority of programmes takes place in August and will be available through your UCD Connect account. This account will be available 48 hours prior to registration opening.
Late August / Early September
Arrive in time for orientation.
Orientation, start of classes, and Fresher's Week!
Download your Offer Pack
Download your offer pack or email us for more information